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Four portraits of Captains who served in the Confederacy during the Civil War with links to source

Below are four captains who served in the Civil War for the Confederacy. We are publishing photographs of interest to researchers on Alabama Pioneers. To ensure you do not miss any photographs, subscribe to the daily email at the bottom of this page.


Captain Frank Battles, C.S.A. This is probably Cap. Frank Battles of Wheeler’s Scouts, C. S. A. photographer J. W. Black, Boston Q403



Captain George Little, (1838=1924) Lumsden’s Battery, C.S.A. Photographer Herrick & Dirr, Vicksburg, Mississippi Q3664


Captain James Daniel Meadows, 1st Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. Q49035


Captain James S. Hastings, Company I, 61st Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. This photograph was taken after Hastings had lost his right arm, Photographer J. H. Lakin, Montgomery, Alabama Q348

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Donna R. Causey, resident of Alabama, was a teacher in the public school system for twenty years. When she retired, Donna found time to focus on her lifetime passion for historical writing. She developed the websites www.alabamapioneers and All her books can be purchased at and Barnes & Noble. She has authored numerous genealogy books. RIBBON OF LOVE: A Novel Of Colonial America (TAPESTRY OF LOVE) is her first novel in the Tapestry of Love about her family where she uses actual characters, facts, dates and places to create a story about life as it might have happened in colonial Virginia. Faith and Courage: Tapestry of Love (Volume 2) is the second book and the third FreeHearts: A Novel of Colonial America (Book 3 in the Tapestry of Love Series) Discordance: The Cottinghams (Volume 1) is the continuation of the story. . For a complete list of books, visit Donna R Causey

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